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              Books in the 100 Facts You Should Know series

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              Space
               

              Space (Library Binding)

              By Becklake, Sue

              • RRP: $105.50
              • $105.50
              • In Stock US

              Space holds a myriad of mysteries, but organizations such as NASA and the ESA have discovered numerous captivating facts about the universe, many of which are presented in this text. Besides information about our solar system, stars, and black holes, readers will be interested to... know that a comet's tail is always pointing away from the sun and astounded to learn that probes are speeding though space with information that could lead alien life to Earth. These and 98 other facts as well as diagrams, quizzes, and photographs will delight future astronauts and astronomers.
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              ISBN 9781482414677
              Released NZ 1 Aug 2014
              Publisher Gareth Stevens Publishing
              Interest Age 5-12 years
              Series 100 Facts You Should Know
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              Archaeology
               

              Archaeology (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Farndon, John, (br; Other Cochrane, Ethan

              • RRP: $46.50
              • $46.50
              • In Stock US

              Without archaeology, ancient cultures would remain a mystery to us. Ancient weapons, treasures, and even human remains await young archaeologists who crack the pages of this truly captivating book. One hundred facts offer an understanding of the study of archaeology as well as so...me of the amazing discoveries that archaeologists have unearthed. Activities and quizzes keep the reader engaged, while historical photographs and detailed illustrations enhance each fascinating fact. This volume is a perfect introduction to archaeology and a valuable support to the social studies curriculum.
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              ISBN 9781482451382
              Released NZ 15 Aug 2016
              Publisher Gareth Stevens Publishing
              Interest Age Children
              Series 100 Facts You Should Know
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              Astronomy
               

              Astronomy (Library Binding)

              By Becklake, Sue; Other Parker, Steve

              • RRP: $105.50
              • $105.50
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              Astronomy is both a study and a skill, and both aspects of astronomy are thoughtfully presented in this beautiful volume that encourages readers to look to the sky. Even though our universe is vast, readers can travel to points around the solar system and galaxy through the stunn...ing photographs and illustrations on each page. Theyll understand key points about space science through 100 interesting and accessible facts and hone their understanding through fun quizzes and activities, including making a sundial and demonstrating an eclipse for themselves and their friends!
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              ISBN 9781482451337
              Released NZ 15 Aug 2016
              Publisher Gareth Stevens Publishing
              Interest Age Children
              Series 100 Facts You Should Know
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              World Wonders
               

              World Wonders (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Hibbert, Adam

              • RRP: $46.50
              • $46.50
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              For landmarks and landforms to be considered world wonders, they must be truly astonishing in some way. The remarkable places featured in this spectacular volume will astound and amaze readers as they learn about them through fun fact boxes and carefully chosen photographs and il...lustrations. The 100 featured facts take readers on a time-traveling tour around the globe to ancient India, the Roman empire, modern-day Australia, Niagara Falls, and many, many more locations and eras. Activities and quizzes help readers to further reflect on each wondrous fact.
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              ISBN 9781482451436
              Released NZ 15 Aug 2016
              Publisher Gareth Stevens Publishing
              Interest Age Children
              Series 100 Facts You Should Know
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              Volcanoes
               

              Volcanoes (Library Binding)

              By Oxlade, Chris

              • RRP: $105.50
              • $105.50
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              Few natural events are as formidable and fascinating as an erupting volcano. Volcanoes are reminders of the constant processes taking place below the surface of Earth. While readers may have heard of the eruptions of Mount Vesuvius and Mount St. Helens, they may not know that Yel...lowstone National Park is due to erupt, too! The mechanics of plate tectonics, the kinds of volcanoes, historical eruptions, and geothermal energy are the diverse topics of these 100 facts. Awe-inspiring photographs and fun quizzes add to the valuable information.
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              ISBN 9781482414684
              Released NZ 1 Aug 2014
              Publisher Gareth Stevens Publishing
              Interest Age Children
              Series 100 Facts You Should Know
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              Extreme Earth
               

              Extreme Earth (Library Binding)

              By Claybourne, Anna

              • RRP: $105.50
              • $105.50
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              Towering Mount Everest is famous for its height, but the lowest point on Earth, Challenger Deep, is deeper than Everest is high. The Cave of Crystals in Mexico contains formations of gypsum that look like giant swords. Not only does Earth contain some extreme land formations such... as these, but it's constantly changing. The world's largest desert, the Sahara, was once a swamp, and volcanoes are still building islands. These facts and many more, as well as quizzes, diagrams, and fun information boxes, create a book that will make readers truly appreciate Earth's awesome natural history.
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              ISBN 9781482414646
              Released NZ 1 Aug 2014
              Publisher Gareth Stevens Publishing
              Interest Age Children
              Series 100 Facts You Should Know
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              Prehistoric Life
               

              Prehistoric Life (Library Binding)

              By Matthews, Rupert

              • RRP: $105.50
              • $105.50
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              What do future paleontologists love even more than reading about prehistoric life? They're crazy about seeing imaginative illustrations of ferocious dinosaurs, giant insects, and other incredible organisms. This high-interest volume combines 100 facts about prehistoric life with ...vivid illustrations and instructive photographs. Among the appealing science topics featured are fossils, extinction, and the appearance of human ancestors. Connected activities (such as making an edible reptile.) supply an interactive experience, while fun quizzes allow readers to assess their comprehension of the intriguing subject matter.
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              ISBN 9781482451368
              Released NZ 15 Aug 2016
              Publisher Gareth Stevens Publishing
              Interest Age Children
              Series 100 Facts You Should Know
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              Oceans
               

              Oceans (Library Binding)

              By Oliver, Clare

              • RRP: $105.50
              • $105.50
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              Whether readers love a dip in the ocean or are fascinated by marine life, the information in this book will entertain, inform, and keep them turning pages. They'll learn that leopard seals sing in their sleep and that the Great Barrier Reef can be seen from space. Great action ph...otographs and colorful illustrations make this extraordinary collection of facts come alive. Penguins, dolphins, whales, clams, sharks, and even pirates are some of the high-interest topics in this fact-filled and fun-filled dive into all things ocean.
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              ISBN 9781482414653
              Released NZ 1 Aug 2014
              Publisher Gareth Stevens Publishing
              Interest Age 5-12 years
              Series 100 Facts You Should Know
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              Myths and Legends
               

              Myths and Legends (Library Binding)

              By MacDonald, Fiona

              • RRP: $105.50
              • $105.50
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              Myths and legends reveal much about a culture, including its most prized values and significant beliefs. Fables may feature animal characters, but they offer morals for real life. This fascinating book is bursting with 100 facts about the stories that have been handed down by dif...ferent cultures around the world as well as accompanying images, quizzes, and activities, including crafts. Not only is each bite-sized topic interesting in itself, but readers will find connections to modern life, such as the origin of Valentines Day. These myths and legends offer unique opportunities for a truly entertaining and educational reading experience.
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              ISBN 9781482451351
              Released NZ 15 Aug 2016
              Publisher Gareth Stevens Publishing
              Interest Age Children
              Series 100 Facts You Should Know
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              Magic and Mystery
               

              Magic and Mystery (Library Binding)

              By Scott, Carey

              • RRP: $87.99
              • $87.99
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              Magic and mystery are compelling topics to readers, and this high-interest guide meets the challenge of providing 100 of the most extraordinary and informative facts about the enchanted, the mysterious, and the unexplained. Different cultures, time periods, and events are present...ed in a fun and accessible format, which includes such topics as medieval witch hunts, runes of ancient people, and magicians of today. Photographs and illustrations aid explanations as well as enhance the inviting design. Activity boxes and quizzes add even more appeal to this wonderful volume.
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              ISBN 9781482451344
              Released NZ 15 Aug 2016
              Publisher Gareth Stevens Publishing
              Interest Age Children
              Series 100 Facts You Should Know
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